Between a Professional and a Scratcher Tattoo
Tattoos are a
great way to express your personality and tell the
world in your own way something about you. They
last for an eternity and therefore it is very important
that the decisions regarding tattoo application should be
made wisely. The perfect tattoo design plays a vital role,
but it is equally important that you pick the right tattoo
artist to do the job. The greatness of any tattoo totally
depends on the skills and capabilities of the
It is crucial that you do not pick a scratcher over a
professional just because you can get the job done for cheaper.
It is always the best option to get tattooed by a professional
who has the necessary skills and is experienced enough to
guarantee you the best tattoo application. Never choose to get
tattooed by a scratcher.
If you are not already aware,
a scratcher is an individual who is learning how to tattoo.
In most cases they learn on their own without any kind of
professional help which makes their art and capabilities
unreliable. A scratcher is usually not a legal tattoo artist
and is usually found working underground. They might think that
they are good at what they do, but many times they go wrong and
put bad tattoos on people.
Depending on the individual, the artist may follow all the
safety and hygienic rules or not pay any attention to
Getting a tattoo from a scratcher is extremely risky; you might
end up contracting contagious diseases. You increase the
possibilities of getting an infection from a person who may or
may not follow all the necessary minimum hygienic requirements.
With tattoos, there are no two ways, for the desired results
you have to go for the best artist you can find irrespective of
A professional tattoo artist is safe as they perform tattoo
applications under sterile and clean conditions. If you do not
want to waste your money unnecessarily getting a bad tattoo
covered up or reworked by a better artist, take my word and get
it done right the first time. This way you are assured of
quality work and you may relax as there are very few chances of
contamination when worked upon by an established artist.
Here are some tips that can help you find a good
skilled professional artist:
see the artist’s previous work to figure if he seems capable
enough to do your tattoo.
that he uses sterile needles and disposable items for every
that the studio uses cross contamination control measures
cleanliness and proper hygiene
A tattoo is a piece of body art that is going to be imprinted
on your skin forever. Do not rush into decisions. It is true
that good art will put you back by quite a bit but it
would be well worth it. Remember that cheap tattoos are never
good and if you decide to get one you may get much more than
you bargained for!
There is a story behind every tattoo and every tattoo means
something special. A badly done tattoo can bring nothing more
than regret. Make sure to pick the right tattoo artist to
ensure the best results. Take the time and effort required to
make it extra special, meaningful and perfect to the very last